Friday 5 for December 8th, 2017

3 Interview Questions Small Businesses Need to Start Asking Candidates By Deborah Sweeney Common questions like “tell us where you see yourself in five years” are getting chucked aside in favor of meatier inquiries that tell employers much more about the candidate’s… 3 minute read The Benefits of a Lack of Confidence By Will Adams […]

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Friday 5 for December 1st, 2017

7 Steps to Conflict Resolution By Will Adams We all experience conflict throughout our lives. Conflict with colleagues. Conflict with friends. Conflict with family. And that conflict really affects us, it gets inside our heads and gnaws away… 4 minute read Do You Know the Basics About Angel Investors? By ADP Getting a business off […]

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Friday 5 for November 17th, 2017

It’s a Marathon, Not a Spring, When It Comes to Small Business By Deborah Sweeney When you’re actually off to the races at the marathon, you’re in it for the long haul and will keep going until you make it to the end. The same thing goes for being in business! Once… 3 minute read […]

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Friday 5 for November 10th, 2017

Is Your Workplace Derailing Your Productivity and Health? By ADP Your workspace affects your employee productivity—and their health. And while there may be some aspects of your workspace that is negatively impacting your team, many problems… Read article A Process for Learning from Failure By Will Adams I recently lined up someone who I thought […]

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Friday 5 for November 3rd, 2017

Making It to Game 7: How Entrepreneurs Can Embrace a World Series Mindset By Deborah Sweeney Athletes embody the kinds of traits that make for becoming great entrepreneurs. Making it to your own version of Game 7 is truly in a league of its own for anyone with a small business… 4 minute read What […]

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Friday 5 for October 27th, 2017

Does Your Team Know the Answers to Your Business’s FAQs? By Shep Hyken                   There are surely questions that you hear a lot in your business. If you run a restaurant, it might be, “What’s the soup of the day?” or, “Is the fish fresh?” But no matter what you do… Watch video Should You Rehire […]

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Friday 5 for the Week of October 20th, 2017

How to Invest Time in Your Team By Will Adams                          You might be looking at your business’s team and wondering where to invest your time—how to identify the people you should be spending the most time on. The 10-80-10 Principle… 3 minute read Stop Going Through the Motions By Shep Hyken Have you ever seen […]

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Friday 5 for October 13th, 2017

4 Female Athletes Successfully Embracing Entrepreneurship By Deborah Sweeney All throughout October, female entrepreneurs everywhere are celebrating National Women’s Small Business Month. There are more than 11 million woman-owned businesses… 4 minute read Pay Attention to Passive Job Seekers By ADP When we’re looking to hire a new employee, many of us focus on active job […]

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Friday 5 for September 29th, 2017

When Should You Pick Up the Phone? By Will Adams Professionally, email has become many people’s favorite way of communicating—myself included. But it raises the question, when should you pick up the phone and call someone instead… 4 minute read Prepare for National Customer Service Week By Shep Hyken National Customer Service Week is coming […]

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Friday 5 for September 22nd, 2017

Avoid These Deal-Killing Phrases By Will Adams Even the slightest mistake in word choice can turn a prospect or client off. The words we choose can make or break a deal, which means we spend a lot of time thinking about the words… 3 minute read Don’t Make These Common Tax Mistakes! By ADP Taxes […]

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